Hector Powe Suit Waistcoat

Object number

LDVAL 2013.19.3


1910 – 1970

Physical description

This is a darl blue pinstrip waistcoat with a black satin (with dot and square detail) back and lining. It has 4 pockets, 2 on either side of the 5 black plastic buttons that fasten the waistcoat in the center. The neck line is a deep V. There is a tightening detail on the back of the waistcoat made out of the same black satin and a silver coloured metal clip. The ldval number is sewn into the nectline.


Men's Outerwear


whole waistcoat Waist: 940mm
back of waistcoat Shoulders: 335mm
back of waistcoat length: 505mm
button Diameter: 12mm


back of waistcoat: Satin
Front of waistcoat: wool
buttons: Plastic

Collection type

Social history, Industry

Looking for records

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